Lost in Space

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Put your chemistry to the test when you take over a chocolate factory. Get to grips with biology as you venture through the Amazon Rainforest. Swat up on astronomy as you navigate through the Solar System. And use your physics know-how to escape a haunted fun fair!

Readers must use their problem-solving skills and scientific knowledge to navigate through four thrilling adventures. Science Quest follows the popular Maths Quest series.

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Overview


Put your chemistry to the test when you take over a chocolate factory. Get to grips with biology as you venture through the Amazon Rainforest. Swat up on astronomy as you navigate through the Solar System. And use your physics know-how to escape a haunted fun fair!

Readers must use their problem-solving skills and scientific knowledge to navigate through four thrilling adventures. Science Quest follows the popular Maths Quest series.

Questions are carefully chosen to address core science subjects for the age group. Finding the answers enables readers to advance through the story, learning more about science with every step they take.

Clues are dotted along the way, and wrong turns will direct readers towards the right answer! A glossary explains scientific words and provides added reference material.

Science Quest series includes:

Amazon Adventure - Learn about Biology (978-1-60992-506-2) Fall 2013
Lost in Space - Learn about Astronomy (978-1-60992-507-9) Fall 2013

Fun Fair Fright - Learn about Physics (978-1-60992-504-8) Spring 2014
The Secret Formula - Learn about Chemistry (978-1-60992-505-5) Spring 2014

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"Solar flares are huge explosions from the Sun’s surface. They can reach temperatures of up to 10 million degrees Celsius! . . . Quick, find these 10 items before the [solar] storm hits: glove, hand drill, spanner, hammer, tongs, clipboard, pen, blueprints, magnet, grease can."
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781609925079
  • Publisher: QEB Publishing
  • Publication date: 11/5/2013
  • Series: Science Quest
  • Pages: 48
  • Age range: 7 years
  • Product dimensions: 6.80 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Meet the Author


Dan Green studied Natural Sciences at Cambridge University. He has written and edited many popular science titles and humorous books, worked as a travel writer, as well as developing and editing the successful Horrible Science magazine collection. He is the “voice” of Basher’s bestselling science-made-easy books, and to date has written nine titles in the series.
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You’ve got it! Solar flares are huge explosions from the Sun’s surface. They
can reach temperatures of up to 10 million degrees Celsius!

There’s a solar storm on the way and it looks like it’s going to be pretty mega.
Time to get inside.

But you put your spacesuit on in such a hurry that all of your equipment’s in the wrong place. And you packed a few things by accident…

Quick, find these 10 items before the storm hits: glove, hand drill, spanner, hammer, tongs, clipboard, pen, blueprints, magnet, grease can.

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